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  John Kerry presidential campaign, 2004 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kerry promises to increase funding for scientific research, to reduce restrictions on stem cell research, and to facilitate cooperation with foreign scientists by improving immigration and visa practices.
Kerry's vote to support the use of force in Iraq was given with strong stipulations that all other peaceful avenues be exhausted first, and that any action of force would be done in conjunction with a world coalition, and not just with the British.
Kerry has since explained his vote authorizing force by claiming that he believed the Senate resolution was intended to be a diplomatic "threat" to Saddam Hussein and not a blank check for war.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/John_Kerry_presidential_campaign,_2004   (4368 words)

  
 PWHCE - John Kerry's Presidential Campaign and the Vietnam Syndrome
PWHCE - John Kerry's Presidential Campaign and the Vietnam Syndrome
In calling for an end to the war, John Kerry was essentially calling for the United States to immediately withdraw from South Vietnam, regardless of the probable adverse consequences for its people who were vulnerable to a communist takeover.
The dynamics of American domestic politics at the time of John Kerry's 1971 testimony were such that it was near impossible for the Nixon Administration to maintain a troop commitment in South Vietnam beyond its first term, which was due to end in early 1973.
www.pwhce.org /kerry.html   (951 words)

  
 John Kerry Article, JohnKerry Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Kerry's paternal grandfather, Frederick A. Kerry (born Fritz Kohn), was born in the town of Horni Benesov, Austria-Hungary (in what is nowthe Moravian-Silesian Region of the Czech Republic), and grew up in Mödling (a small town near Vienna, Austria).
Kerry still has shrapnel in his left thigh because the doctors tending to himdecided to remove the damaged tissue and close the wound with sutures rather than makea wide opening to remove the shrapnel.
Defenders of John Kerry's war record, including manyof his former crewmates, have charged that organizers of SBVT had close ties to the Bush presidential campaign and that the accusations were false and politically motivated.
www.anoca.org /he/boat/john_kerry.html   (4840 words)

  
 ipedia.com: John Kerry Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Kerry was born at the Fitzsimons Army Hospital in Aurora, Colorado outside Denver.
John Kerry's maternal grandfather, James Grant Forbes, was born in Shanghai, China, where the Forbes family of China and Boston accumulated a fortune in the opium and China trade, and became an international businessman and attorney living in France and England.
Kerry was the chairman of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee from 1987 to 1989, and was reelected to the Senate in 1990, 1996 (despite the candidacy of popular Republican ex-Gov. William Weld), and 2002.
www.ipedia.com /john_kerry.html   (7161 words)

  
 Kerry bid to make Bush 'goat' for 9/11 seen risky - The Washington Times: Nation/Politics - August 24, 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Sen. John Kerry's presidential campaign is belittling President Bush for his immediate reaction to the September 11 terrorist attacks, stepping up its response to recent criticism of Mr.
Kerry was not reading a children's book when the attacks occurred, he has admitted that he sat stunned and unable to think for more than 30 minutes in the Capitol until he and other senators were whisked out of the building to safety.
Kerry was "losing his cool," in response to a question by a reporter about charges that the administration was behind the Swift Boat Veterans for Truth television ads.
www.washingtontimes.com /national/20040824-124654-9870r.htm   (729 words)

  
 John Kerry - The truth about Senator John F. Kerry - Flush The Johns
John F. Kerry claims he's yet to decide on a 2008 presidential run, but oddsmakers are already counting him out, predicting he'll come in dead last out of nine potential candidates for the Democratic nomination.
Kerry allows Navy release of military, medical records - 'Kerry, ending at least two years of refusal, has waived privacy restrictions and authorized the release of his full military and medical records.' He just released the same records that were released during the campaign.
Kerry Touts Bush Impeachment Memo - Failed presidential candidate John Kerry said Thursday that he intends to confront Congress with a document touted by critics of President Bush as evidence that he committed impeachable crimes by falsifyingevidence of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq.
johnfkerrysucks.com   (2048 words)

  
 John Kerry | A President For All Americans | John Kerry
It is the presidential campaign of Senator John Kerry of Massachusetts--a campaign sweeping across America town by town and overwhelming another Bush presidency.
I support John Kerry because he is a strong leader and national hero with solid character--a hero from a military family who fought for his country with distinction and honor, yet who also had the courage and conviction to question the very war he fought in Vietnam.
Kerry believes government should play an important role in insuring equal opportunity and upward mobility for the middle class, new immigrants and the poor.
www.ultimatetaxi.com /johnkerry/johnkerry.htm   (701 words)

  
 NPR : John Kerry, The 2004 Democratic Presidential Candidates   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Kerry's drive to the nomination does not lack passion, but it certainly pales in intensity with the speeches of Dean and Kucinich.
On taxes, Kerry also differs from Dean and some other candidates in that he doesn't share their view that the Bush tax cut should be repealed in its entirety; Kerry supports retaining the tax cut for middle- and lower-income families.
Kerry, in fact, was Dukakis' lieutenant governor when he succeeded the retiring Tsongas in the Senate in 1985.
www.npr.org /programs/specials/democrats2004/kerry.html   (1079 words)

  
 CNN.com - Kerry: U.S. 'paying the price' for losing bin Laden - Oct 29, 2004
Presidential candidate John Kerry reacts to the new Osama bin Laden tape.
During the course of the presidential campaign, Kerry repeatedly has charged that bin Laden escaped because U.S. forces opted to "outsource" the task of capturing him to Afghan forces.
Friday, Kerry was campaigning in the key battleground state of Florida when news of the videotape broke.
www.cnn.com /2004/ALLPOLITICS/10/29/kerry.friday   (1053 words)

  
 THE UNITED STATES PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN: Why John F. Kerry? (10/17/04)
Bush is very "conservative" and John Kerry "liberal." That is wrong to the point of being silly.
Bush, you're the first president in 70 years to lose a million and a half private-sector jobs, and you've turned a projected $5 trillion surplus into a $3 trillion budget deficit, and you have mired the country into the horrific mess that is Iraq, then demonizing the challenger might indeed make sense to you.
Kerry also seems a little less enamored with a certain former KGB officer named "Vladimir," and Democrats have shown themselves to be more pro-Ukraine than Republicans.
www.ukrweekly.com /Archive/2004/420418.shtml   (1198 words)

  
 Online NewsHour: On the Issues: Campaign 2004 -- May 4, 2004
Vice President Dick Cheney and presidential contender Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., tried to differentiate their campaigns on the topic of foreign policy in prominent speeches.
JOHN KERRY: Teachers in America today are asked to be everything -- psychologists, surrogate parents, family, I mean, and teachers and disciplinarians and so forth.
JOHN KERRY: Number one, there is a very big difference as to how I would have behaved in leading America to the war.
www.pbs.org /newshour/bb/politics/jan-june04/issues_05-04.html   (1248 words)

  
 Kerry's Campaign Gets New Airplane (phillyBurbs.com) | Presidential
Kerry has been using several chartered planes while waiting for his own to be finished.
Kerry spokeswoman Allison Dobson said the plane will help Kerry in his cross-country travels because it can fly coast-to-coast without refueling and it can land and take off on short runways at smaller airports.
The campaign was required to collect by May 10 at least 64,076 signatures from registered voters who did not vote in the Democratic or Republican primaries.
www.phillyburbs.com /pb-dyn/news/32-05242004-305622.html.   (793 words)

  
 CNN.com - Sources: Democratic leaders urge Kerry campaign changes - Sep 1, 2004
The campaign is sharing "data" with those parties complaining about problems and laying out the plan for where the campaign goes from here.
Cutter, recently taken off the road to return to campaign headquarters, likely will return to her role as traveling press secretary, sources said, although some campaign officials and advisers are exploring other options.
Several campaign officials and advisers say they recognize the need to have an "adult" traveling with the candidate -- as one put it, "someone who can tell him to shut up, or change something if and when that is necessary" and quickly deal with other strategic issues from the road.
www.cnn.com /2004/ALLPOLITICS/08/31/kerry.campaign   (1129 words)

  
 Kerry campaign issues energy plan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The presidential campaign of Senator John Kerry (D-Mass.) released a fourteen-page energy policy paper on August 2 that emphasizes reducing America’s dependence on foreign oil.
The Kerry campaign plan also calls for $10 billion in taxpayer funding for clean coal technology research and the use of "flexible, market-based strategies" to lower nitrogen oxides (NOx), sulfur dioxide (SOx), carbon dioxide (CO2), and mercury emissions from such facilities.
This appears to be a retreat from Kerry’s earlier call to increase corporate average fuel efficiency (CAFE) standards to 36 miles per gallon from the current 27.5 mpg by 2015.
www.globalwarming.org /article.php?uid=730   (418 words)

  
 WorldNetDaily: Kerry camp hiring 'assassin'?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Leaders of the Vietnam Veterans Against the War, including John Kerry, debated a plot to assassinate congressmen in November 1971, according to a report in the New York Sun.
The Kerry campaign denies the senator and presidential candidate was present at the meeting, saying he quit the organization prior to the heated session in Kansas City, Nov. 12-15, 1971.
Kerry's service in Vietnam and his activities after the war have become a major source of controversy – especially with other Vietnam veterans.
www.worldnetdaily.com /news/article.asp?ARTICLE_ID=37577   (404 words)

  
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John Kerry supports making a joke that only one dude knows is racist.
John Kerry supports the crane kick as a finishing move.
John Kerry supports urinating in public to show excitement for a book.
www4.ncsu.edu /~drtaylor/kerry/kerry.html   (1021 words)

  
 Crosswalk.com - Kerry's Choice for Religious Outreach Director 'Confounding,' Group Says
In 2000, according to Donohue, Vanderslice practiced civil disobedience by taking part in a protest of the World Trade Organization in Seattle, and in 2002, she was among those who tried to shut down the nation's capital in a protest against the IMF and the World Bank.
"At first John Kerry was considered too moderate for Mara, which is why she became Howard Dean's Religion Outreach Director," Donohue said.
Her resume is that of a person looking for a job working for Fidel Castro, not John Kerry.
www.crosswalk.com /news/religiontoday/1268537.html   (441 words)

  
 Is Michael Moore Directing John Kerry’s Presidential Campaign? - Aaron Goldstein   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
If John Kerry thinks he should be chosen as the leader of the free world because he thinks faster on his feet during a terrorist attack he will need to do better than criticize President Bush for spending a few extra minutes with schoolchildren.
Kerry could be vacationing in Martha’s Vineyard when he finds out that terrorists have attacked the New York City subway system.
Kerry could be speaking at a $1,000 a plate Democratic Party fundraiser when he learns that terrorists have blown up the Statute of Liberty.
www.americandaily.com /article/4595   (845 words)

  
 SignOnSanDiego.com > News > Politics -- Bush campaign denies questioning Kerry's patriotism
George W. Bush's presidential campaign told John Kerry it "does not condone" any effort to impugn his patriotism but asserted that senator's voting record on national security and defense issues is a valid target of political scrutiny.
Countered Kerry spokesman David Wade: "The Republicans need to answer to the American people for their craven tactics that degrade our democracy and question the patriotism of those who stand up and ask questions about the direction of our country.
Kerry didn't speak at the service, but when hundreds rushed to meet him during a meet-and-greet, Ebenezer's pastor asked parishioners to return to their seats to continue the service.
www.signonsandiego.com /news/politics/20040222-1245-democrats.html   (720 words)

  
 John Kerry - Boston.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
NECN's 90-minute documentary on Massachusetts senator and Democratic presidential hopeful John Kerry is the most in-depth look at the junior senator ever undertaken by a television station.
Throughout the process of selecting his running mate, John Kerry emphasized that it was a private affair.
One of the central tenets of John Kerry's presidential campaign is his Vietnam war record, but some critics are calling it into question.
www.boston.com /news/politics/president/kerry   (410 words)

  
 Foley & Lardner LLP - News & Events - Rich Judge Named to Lead John Kerry's Presidential Campaign in Wisconsin
The Latinos for Kerry Chairs are State Rep. Pedro Colón, Milwaukee County Supervisor Peggy West, Madison School Board Member Juan Jose Lopez, Milwaukee School Board Member Jennifer Morales and UW Regent Jesus Salas.
“John Kerry is building a strong organization in Wisconsin, and I am honored to chair this effort,” said Governor Doyle.
A current list of the constantly-growing support for John Kerry from community leaders across the state is attached.
www.foley.com /news/news_detail.aspx?newsid=767   (434 words)

  
 John Kerry-Campaign Organization, General Election Mode (starting in March 2004)
Spokesman and political strategist in the Democratic presidential campaigns of Sen. John Glenn, Gov. Bruce Babbitt and Sen. Bob Kerrey in 1984, 1988, and 1992 respectively.
Finney is a veteran of the '92 Clinton/Gore campaign and of the Clinton White House.
In 1988 she was national deputy field director for Rev. Jesse Jackson's campaign, Jackson's convention coordinator, and in the fall national deputy field director for the Dukakis campaign.
www.gwu.edu /~action/2004/kerry/kerrorggen.html   (6627 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Kerry campaign lawyers checking Ohio vote   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Lawyers with John Kerry's presidential campaign are in Ohio on what they describe as a "fact-finding mission" following the Democrat's election loss to President Bush last week.
Dan Hoffheimer, the statewide counsel for the Kerry campaign, said they are not trying to challenge the election but are only carrying out Kerry's promise to make sure that all the votes in Ohio are counted.
He said the Kerry campaign has compiled a list of more than 30 questions for local election officials.
www.usatoday.com /news/politicselections/2004-11-12-kerry-ohio_x.htm   (263 words)

  
 MoveOn Staffer Moves on to Kerry Campaign (phillyBurbs.com) | Presidential
President Bush's campaign last week filed a government complaint accusing the Kerry campaign of illegally coordinating political ads and other election spending with MoveOn.org and other pro-Democratic groups.
The Bush campaign contends the groups are spending "soft money" - corporate, union and unlimited donations - in the presidential race despite a broad ban on its use in federal elections.
To guard against any risk or appearance of improper coordination between MoveOn and the Kerry campaign, steps are being taken to make sure Exley doesn't communicate with anyone at MoveOn until after the November election, Pariser said.
www.phillyburbs.com /pb-dyn/news/32-04072004-278636.html   (371 words)

  
 Bloomberg Reports That Steve Jobs Will Advise John Kerry Presidential Campaign || The Mac Observer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Today, Bloomberg is reporting another form of crossover, with the news that Apple CEO Steve Jobs will be advising the John Kerry presidential campaign.
Kerry, 60, the four-term Massachusetts senator challenging President George W. Bush, "reached out to them and they're giving him economic advice about the deficit and job creation," said David Wade, Kerry's campaign spokesman.
While the full article notes that Steve Jobs has not personally contributed to the John Kerry campaign, it is otherwise very short on details as what exactly Mr.
www.macobserver.com /article/2004/05/03.3.shtml   (778 words)

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